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  • Why Instagram 'influencers' are snapping up cash Friday, 11 Apr 2014 | 4:29 PM ET
    Justin Livingston

    As Instagram tries to make money, it finds itself in some ways competing with its own users for ad dollars.

  • CNBC's Jon Fortt and Re/code's Kara Swisher discuss an Amazon.com "Pay-to-Quit" program. If fulfillment center workers aren't happy, the company will give them money to leave.

  • Some Amazon employees may get $5,000—to quit Friday, 11 Apr 2014 | 11:05 AM ET
    An employee stacks items to be shipped at the Amazon.com Inc. fulfillment center in Phoenix, Arizona.

    Amazon said it has started a program called Pay to Quit, in which it offers workers at its fulfillment centers between $2,000 and $5,000 to quit.

  • Meet the man behind the ‘Amazon of Southeast Asia’ Friday, 11 Apr 2014 | 10:10 AM ET
    An office worker browses an on-line site in Manila.

    Running a business in Southeast Asia has thrown Maximilian Bittner, founder and CEO of e-commerce site Lazada, several curve balls over the past year.

  • 'Heartbleed' threat to firewalls, phones and more Friday, 11 Apr 2014 | 9:33 AM ET

    Developers rushed out patches to fix affected web servers when they disclosed the problem, which affected companies from Amazon, Google, to Yahoo.

  • Developers rushed out patches to fix affected web servers when they disclosed the problem, which affected companies from Amazon.com Inc and Google Inc to Yahoo Inc.. Def Con's network uses an enterprise firewall from McAfee, which is owned by Intel Corp's security division.

  • Why Netflix shares could tumble to $100: Pro Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 5:54 PM ET

    With the Nasdaq leaving no mercy for high-fliers, one analyst is making a big call on Netflix stock.

  • Amazon buying digital comic book biz comiXology Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 5:42 PM ET
    An employee walks over a logo on the floor of Amazon.com Inc.'s fulfillment centers in Rugeley, U.K., on Monday, Dec. 2, 2013.

    Amazon.com will buy comiXology for an undisclosed sum to beef up its entertainment content. The deal is expected to close in the second quarter.

  • Amazon to buy digital comics company Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 4:46 PM ET

    SEATTLE— Online retailer Amazon said Thursday it's buying digital comics company comiXology for an undisclosed sum. Amazon said the acquisition will help it offer more and better digital comic books and graphic novels. Shares of Amazon.com Inc. fell $14.79, or 4.5 percent, to $317. amid a broader market sell-off.

  • Bezos offers update on groceries, drones Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 4:33 PM ET

    NEW YORK— CEO Jeff Bezos' annual letter to shareholders offers a glimpse into Amazon's internal workings and what it is aiming for in the future, including more grocery services and the much-discussed drone delivery.

  • U.S. stocks fell Thursday, with Wall Street pausing after a two-session win streak.

  • WASHINGTON, April 10- More than 7.5 million people are expected to sign up for private health coverage this year under President Barack Obama's healthcare law, the top U.S. health official said on Thursday.

  • How tech blowups at hedge funds can hurt you Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 1:53 PM ET

    Can hedge fund losses hurt regular investors? Not on the face of it, but when funds in crowded stocks sell, other investors can feel it.

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 7:39 p.m. EDT Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 12:56 PM ET

    Stocks drop as investors dump biotech, other former favorites; Nasdaq has worst day since 2011 NY judge sentences SAC Capital according to terms of government's record $1.8 B fraud deal US budget deficit falls in March from same month last year as revenue rises, spending dips GM puts 2 engineers on paid leave in ignition switch case, adds second part to huge recall GM says another part needs repair in recalled small cars, as recall costs climb to $1.3 B Report: US Internet ad revenue surpasses broadcast TV for the first time Putin warns European leaders: Gas dispute with Ukraine can threaten their own energy supplies Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos gives update on online retailer's drone, grocery programs Lowest number of Americans seeking jobless benefits in almost 7 years, declines 32 K to 300,000 11- day red snapper season for recreation, charter boats in the Gulf of Mexico

  • Midday movers: Netflix, Tesla Motors, CBS & More Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 12:45 PM ET

    Some of Thursday's midday movers:

  • Amazon to expand grocery delivery, test drones Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 12:45 PM ET
    Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos.

    Amazon plans to expand its Amazon Fresh offering beyond its current three markets, CEO Jeff Bezos confirmed.

  • Smart Spending: Spring cleaning, homemade style Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 12:28 PM ET

    NEW YORK— With spring emerging from a seemingly never-ending winter, I wanted to clean my New York City apartment. So I got advice on how to clean without them from Cori Morenberg, the owner of the Ms. Green-Clean cleaning service in New York, and Mary Findley, author of "The Complete Idiot's Guide to Green Cleaning" and a seller of green cleaning products.

  • Flight search brings satellite firm unaccustomed fame Thursday, 10 Apr 2014 | 3:18 AM ET
    The offices of satellite operator Inmarsat in central London.

    Inmarsat's have been critical in searching for the lost MH370, the New York Times reports.

  • Who's winning the cloud wars? Not who you think Wednesday, 9 Apr 2014 | 6:19 PM ET

    Red Hat President and CEO Jim Whitehurst says his company is benefiting as cloud competition heats up.

  • Representatives for Facebook Inc, Google and Yahoo Inc told Reuters that they use OpenSSL and have already taken steps to mitigate any impact on users. "On a scale of 1 to 11, it's about an 11," cryptologist Bruce Schneier, chief technology officer of Co3 Systems Inc. said of the bug's severity.

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